How much do couriers in London get paid?

Couriers in London earn

£9.64–14.15 per hour

Based on 86 employee reviews

Courier salaries can range between £9.64–14.15 per hour in the London area. This data is based on quiz results from 86 employees who live in and around London.

What do top employers pay couriers?

Who are the worst courier employers?

  1. Total Produce
    4.1
  2. Getir
    4.3
  3. Domino’s Pizza
    4.5

Recent courier Jobs in London

  1. Delivery Driver at Speedy Hire posted 7 days ago
  2. Bike Owner Rider at Pizza Hut posted 12 days ago
  3. Delivery Rider - Own Bike at Pizza Hut posted 13 days ago
  4. Bike Owner Rider at Pizza Hut posted 8 days ago
  5. Bike Owner Rider at Pizza Hut posted 12 days ago
  6. Bike Owner Rider at Pizza Hut posted 6 days ago
See all courier Jobs in the London area

What contracts are people on?

28% report having zero hours contracts.
6% report having low hours contracts. (less than 16 hours)
21% report having part time contracts. (16-35 hours)
46% report having full time contracts. (more than 35 hours)

Based on 72 employees

How are people paid?

85%
by the hour
15%
an annual salary

Based on 86 employees

What do couriers do?

Delivery drivers have the job of collecting and transporting goods to different locations.

Other names for delivery drivers are:

  • Drivers
  • Couriers
  • Customer delivery drivers
  • Home delivery drivers
  • Van drivers

You’ll be out-and-about driving in this job, in all weathers.

This type of job may involve:

  • Driving locally
  • Customer service
  • Keeping to a delivery schedule
  • Physical work (loading and unloading)
  • Collecting payments
  • Filling out logs and reports

You may have to work on weekends and bank holidays.

If you want to apply for a delivery driver job, you might need the following:

  • A clean driving license
  • You might need to have your own vehicle or rent one
  • The right to work in the UK

For more information, read our guide to working at delivery driver companies.

See more